Hershey, Mars, Nestlé Sued For Sourcing Cocoa From Suppliers That Use Child Slaves


[Editor’s Note: IF the TPP and the TTIP are passed, then these corporations can sue the government for loss of income due to having to advertise the fact that they use child labour, the results of which will be a loss of income due to those who do not want to buy products in which any child slave labour has been used. Please oppose the TPP and the TTIP. For a list of articles and interviews CLICK HERE]

by Joshua Krause, Activist Post: 

The consumer rights law firm known as Hagens Berman filed a lawsuit against Hershey, Mars, and Nestlé on Monday, on the behalf of three California residents. The crux of the lawsuit suggests that these companies not only knowingly sourced their cocoa from farms in West Africa that used child labor (and in many cases, child slave labor) but that they broke California state law by failing…

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